Previous
Juventus
Tottenham Hotspur
2
1
FT
Game Details
Shakhtar Donetsk
Young Boys
6:45 PM UTC
Leg 1
Game Details
Ajax Amsterdam
PAOK Salonika
6:45 PM UTC
Leg 1
Game Details
Dinamo Zagreb
Dinamo Tbilisi
6:45 PM UTC
Leg 1
Game Details
Guadalajara
Chiapas
12:00 AM UTC Jul 27, 2016
Game Details
Atlante
León
2:00 AM UTC Jul 27, 2016
Game Details
America
Mineros de Zacatecas
2:00 AM UTC Jul 27, 2016
Game Details
Next

ENGLISH LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

2016/2017 Season

POS TEAM W D L PTS
1 Aston Villa 0 0 0 0
2 Barnsley 0 0 0 0
3 Birmingham 0 0 0 0
View Full Table »
 By PA Sport

Aston Villa will not offer Stiliyan Petrov new contract - Roberto Di Matteo

Stiliyan Petrov was Aston Villa captain when he was diagnosed with leukaemia four years ago.

Stiliyan Petrov will not be offered a playing contract at Aston Villa despite attempting to make his comeback.

The Bulgarian midfielder has been training with Villa this summer after battling back from leukaemia, following his diagnosis in 2012.

Petrov initially retired from playing three years ago but was invited on Villa's preseason trip to Austria with a view to impressing first-team coaches, although the club have now confirmed he will not make a return to on-field action.

Boss Roberto Di Matteo...

Middlesbrough keen to sign Brad Guzan from Aston Villa - sources

ESPN FC's Janusz Michallik breaks down what Brad Guzan's move to Middlesbrough could mean for the goalkeeper.
With reports indicating that Middlesbrough are closing in on Robin van Persie's signature, the ESPN FC panel debate the move.

Middlesbrough are in talks to sign U.S. goalkeeper Brad Guzan from Aston Villa, sources close to the North East club have told ESPN FC.

Guzan's future at Villa has been in doubt since the club's relegation and the Championship club are willing to let him move on as they look to trim their wage bill.

The 31-year-old came in for criticism from some fans last season as Villa struggled and he lost his place in the starting XI to Mark Bunn for the final few weeks of 2015-16.

The recent arrival of goalkeeper...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Aston Villa sign midfielder Aaron Tshibola from Reading

New signing Aaron Tshibola of Aston Villa poses for a picture at the club's training camp at Leibnitz
Aaron Tshibola has joined up with the Aston Villa squad in Austria after completing his move from Reading.

Aston Villa have confirmed the signing of midfielder Aaron Tshibola from Reading for an undisclosed fee.

Tshibola, 21, has joined the Championship club on a four-year deal and flown straight out to Austria to team up with Roberto Di Matteo's squad on their preseason training camp.

"I am very happy that Aaron has joined," Di Matteo said.

"He's a highly-rated and well respected young player who will provide us with plenty of energy, courage and determination in the middle of the park.

 By PA Sport

Aston Villa's Stiliyan Petrov makes first appearance after beating leukaemia

Stiliyan Petrov returned to Aston Villa in his first game in four years.

Stiliyan Petrov made his first Aston Villa appearance in more than four years as Roberto Di Matteo's side hammered Austrians Gak 1902 8-0.

Petrov played the second half as Villa romped home over their Austrian sixth-tier opponents, the 37-year-old stepping up his comeback after beating leukaemia.

Bulgaria midfielder Petrov last turned out for Villa in March 2012, before retiring because of his illness.

The 105-cap international confirmed his comeback earlier this summer, and has now duly donned...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Aston Villa sign goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini from Hellas Verona

Pierluigi Gollini spent two years with Manchester United between 2012 and 2014.

Aston Villa have signed goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini from Hellas Verona on a four-year contract.

Gollini, 21, was linked with a move to Everton in May after impressing despite Verona's relegation to Serie B.

Villa boss Roberto Di Matteo told the club's official website: "I am very pleased to have brought in Pierluigi. We have managed to sign him despite the fact he was being chased by a number of top sides and that is a great sign.

"He's a young man but has plenty of experience and I'm sure he'll...